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Fonda la Paloma - CLOSED

531 E Putnam Ave, Cos Cob, CT 06807-2506
+1 203-661-9395
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good18%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible25%
8 Jun 2015
“CLOSED - I Miss them”
15 Apr 2014
Restaurant Hours Closed
$$ - $$$
531 E Putnam Ave, Cos Cob, CT 06807-2506
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Reviewed June 8, 2015

Unfortunately, Fonda la Paloma is no more! Sadly, the location is now home to something less good. Luckily there's some excellent Mexican fare down the road in Port Chester.

Thank GianCrow
Reviewed April 15, 2014

Worst Mexican ever eaten. The building is under renovation and the sign blew down in hurricane Sandy.

Thank skyjrmom
Reviewed March 30, 2014

Last time I tried to eat here... it looked closed. If anybody knows for sure; or if the owners opened a new place; please post! I liked this place, tho I could see it was not for everybody. It had a very funky atmosphere; sort...More

Thank lee_2000_usa
Reviewed January 4, 2013

I use to frequent this restaurant in the late 70's, early 80's. At that time, the quality of the food, atmosphere and drinks is what kept me coming back. The mariachi band was a big part of what i liked about the atmosphere. 20 years...More

Thank carlota19
Reviewed July 12, 2012

This is a fun mexican restaurant. The family owned place serves up good Mexican food, and the drinks are exceptional. Try the pitchers rather than buying by the glass - and definitely try the Sangria.... The food is well done - they don't try for...More

Thank StamfordSpider
Reviewed June 22, 2012

food, service, atmosphere...horrible !!! Is this place still open ???

Thank ALGreenwich
Reviewed April 20, 2012

Great family restaurant with authentic Mexican cuisine, offset a bit by aged, tired decor. Nevertheless, a neighborhood fixture, well-stocked bar and a Greenwich fixture for ages.

Thank signthis
Reviewed August 5, 2011

We had not eaten at Fonda La Paloma in many years but we were in the mood for Mexican food so we traveled to Cos Cob from Stamford. The restaurant was not crowded but the food was good and the service was very good. At...More

2  Thank Sanibelle1
Reviewed April 11, 2011

I don’t know where to begin. This is the worst Mexican restaurant I have visited. First off, it smells really bad and I don’t think that they’ve had a deep cleaning in the kitchen. The mojito costs $9.00 and is very poorly served and it...More

Thank Katy L
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Reviewed March 12, 2009

only decent mexican in greenwich

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$20 - US$35
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Open Hours
4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 531 E Putnam Ave, Cos Cob, CT 06807-2506
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Cos Cob
  • Phone Number: +1 203-661-9395
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